by Anthony Sizemore, Student Sports Reporter
Taylor Arthur has been tipped as ALC’s Female Athlete of the Week. The recruiting efforts of head coach John Mills is paying off once again as the freshman is playing better and improving with each game.
The Lady Eagles defeated the Kentucky Christian University Lady Knights on Tuesday, December 3rd. In that matchup, the London, Kentucky native had 6 points, 11 rebounds and 5 blocks.
ALC went toe-to-toe on Saturday, December 7th, against nationally-ranked and undefeated Point Park. The freshman forward did a little bit of everything in this one as she contributed 8 points, 9 rebounds, 4 blocks and 4 steals.
On Sunday, December 8th, the Lady Eagles contested the Carlow University Lady Celtics. Arthur could not be stopped on the glass as she recorded an incredible 22 rebounds to go along with 7 points and 5 rejections.
Arthur is averaging 9.7 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game so far in the 2013-14 campaign.
You can catch Taylor Arthur and the Lady Eagles on Saturday, December 14th, as they welcome Ohio Christian University to Pippa Passes at 2 PM.